Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Front Five 10.12.14

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

...this season his face does not appear to have fit, and he has been confined to just two starts at outhalf.

JJ Hanrahan is set to leave Munster for Northampton

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

"He formulates a strategy each week depending on what players he has playing for him and on who he is playing against."

Madigan backs 'quality coach' O'Connor and blasts 'unfair' Gopperth flak

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"he’s doubtful and I wouldn’t say Nick (Evans) will make it either." - Conor O'Shea 
Dan Schofield - Telegraph

The former Ashbourne RFC and St Mary's RFC player has been refereeing for less than four years and will officiate Ulster Bank League matches at first.

Irish referees John Lacey and George Clancy will take charge of one match each (England v Italy and Scotland v Italy respectively)

Good news! Romain Poite won’t be refereeing an Ireland game in the 6 Nations

Sean Farrell -

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019